2015 Volkswagen Touareg attempts to break Volkswagen’s reputation of just being a manufacturer of luxury cars. This vehicle is a cool combination of luxury and sporty appearance, which should appeal to many individuals.
Exterior and Interior Details of 2015 Volkswagen Touareg
For those, who have been following the Touareg line of models, they may be pleasantly surprised, as the vehicle offers fabulous new features. The headlights have become bigger in dimension. You can either get bi-xenon lights delivering 25 watts or choose better ones that deliver 35 watts. The grille has also received a facelift, which looks nice in the background of the 3D VW emblem. Choose from a variety of trim levels – R-line, Executive, Sport, and Hybrid. With the Hybrid, you have the option of diesel engine – TDI V6 and gas engine – VR6.
The Sports version is equipped with a host of features that include heated wind mirrors, LED lights, roof rails, 8-way adjustable front seats and so on. The R-Line model will come with 19-inch alloy wheels, tailpipes plated in chrome, side sill extensions. Its interior has the nice metal touch to the pedals and has sports steering wheel. The Executive range focuses heavily on enhancing the interiors with luxury. You get the choice of many inlays, steering wheel is covered in leather, the door could have stainless steel tread plates and the front ones have illumination; yes, you could customize the vehicle to match it to the car of your dreams.
Engine and Mileage
The vehicle’s gas engine (V6) 3.6 liters should deliver 280 hp with a torque of 266 lb-ft. The diesel engine also promises impressive returns with 240 hp and 406 lb-ft. of torque. Both engines are equipped with 8-speed automatic transmission. Moreover, with its 4-wheel drive system there is adaptive distribution of torque. Therefore, driving the car on rough roads should not be a tough task. The mpg of gas engines is 17-city roads, 23-highway and 19-combined while for the diesel it is 20-city roads, 29-highway and 23-combined.
Price and Release Data of 2015 Volkswagen Touareg
Due to arrive in the showroom in the first quarter of 2015, the vehicle will be available in the price range starting from $50,000 to $60,000.
This car is not meant to stand in comparison with current Mercedes-Benz models. Hence, you need to analyze it with a different outlook. Verdict is – do not miss 2015 Volkswagen Touareg if you wish to enjoy rides with a sporty or luxurious feel.